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Why Gardner?

You may ask, “Why Gardner?”   Why, because, we specialize in “Growing philanthropy.”

G&A encourages its clients to consider four innovations:

  1. Serve as “a community change agent.” Collaborate with “natural partner”agencies outside your NPO in new relationships to generate transformational change and to enhance your mission and outreach.
  1. Use technology to improve engagement and outreach, segment communications, enhance productivity, ensure accuracy and streamline operations.
  1. Encourage innovation in your projects and daily operational structures to differentiate your NPO.
  1. Assess your NPO’s leadership and operations annually to encourage flexibility, to seek creative solutions, to address the challenges of the New Economy and to continue to grow the capacity of your NPO.

When Paul Gardner, Fred Hueston and Walt Eilers assist you and your NPO, we provide a strategy and solution customized for your fundraising need.

With a century of fundraising experience among its partners G&A brings experience, success and innovation to your campaign and philanthropic needs.

We can help in many ways:

  • Cultivate awareness of your NPO’s mission

  • Prune overhead expenses

  • Eliminate bad habits
 
  • Harvest accomplished goals

  • Grow your organization and leadership

  • Nurture prospects
  • Foster board members and volunteers

  • Dig you out of a hole

  • Swell your planned giving

  • Breed new grants

  • Plow new ground

  • Strengthen your database

Gardner & Associates (G&A) was founded in 1999 by Dr. Paul Gardner to provide a single source for fundraising consulting to a variety of organizations, including schools, colleges and universities, retirement and long term care organizations, international development agencies, health care, youth agencies, social service and arts organizations. It has been expanded in 2008, 2012 and 2014.

When Paul Gardner, Fred Hueston and Walt Eilers assist you and your NPO, we provide a strategy and solution customized for your fundraising need.

With a century of fundraising experience among its partners G&A brings experience, success and innovation to your campaign and philanthropic needs.

Gardner & Associates (G&A) was founded in 2008 by Dr. Paul Gardner to provide a single source for fundraising consulting to a variety of organizations, including schools, colleges and universities, retirement and long term care organizations, international development agencies, health care, youth agencies, social service and arts organizations.

G&A specialties include community and NPO needs assessment, strategic planning, campaign research, planned giving and technology applications to enhance campaign results and to define donor motivations.

In the current economic environment, G&A recommends that its clients collaborate among like kind not-for-profit organizations to maximize your opportunities, and G&A has success in this arena.